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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Max Mara jacket

Kate attended the 2013 Place2Be Forum wearing a navy Max Mara jacket and Orla Kieley pleated skirt with drop diamond earrings. (This all blue look proves Kate can wear solid colour just like the Queen). GALLERY: Hollywood's most beautiful celebrities

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Orla Kieley dress coat

Kate stepped outside her fashion comfort zone at the Only Connect Charity Center on November 19th 2013, opting for a brocade patterned Orla Kiely dress coat with black nylons and clutch. This louder print was a step away from Catherine’s classic pastels. Kate Middleton style: Must-have accessories

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The cream Alexander McQueen

Remember that time Prince George was christened in October 2013 at St. James Palace? We do—mainly because of Kate’s cream “proud mom” dress with a floral fascinator that matched the little prince’s gown. Too cute! Prince George's christening: What we wanted the guests to wear

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The purple Seraphine dress

Kate and Prince William stepped out of the royal spotlight, opting for a personal family photo shoot with Prince George in the park in August 2013. The Duchess wore a pretty purple summer dress by Seraphine and wavy hair to mark the significant milestone. Kate Middleton's style evolution

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The polka dot Jenny Packham dress

As the photogs waited for hours to catch that initial glimpse of Prince George in July 2013, we had our eye on Kate’s first post-baby look—a polka dot blue Jenny Packham maternity dress (reminiscent of Princess Diana’s grand reveal of Prince William in 1982). 8 reasons why we love Kate Middleton's maternity style

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Top Shop polka dot dress

Kate combined Top Shop’s monochromatic midi with a chic Ralph Lauren blazer when she toured the Warner Bros. Studio in April 2013 (a notable high/low look we loved). This was a fun and fancy collaboration—just like the event itself. GALLERY: A year in Kate Middleton style

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The mint Mulberry coat

Prepping for a royal role and outdoor event, Kate went full cover for the National Review of the Queen’s Scouts in April 2013 with a mint green Mulberry jacket and tope fascinator—the perfect spring colour combination. Our favourite celebrity style evolutions

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The coral Tara Jarmon coat

Kate looked positively glowing when she visited the Naomi House Hospice for Children and Young Adults in the spring of 2013. This coral overcoat and peach maternity dress were the talk of the town (a.k.a entire world) for their pretty, feminine vibe. 6 ways to get the Kate Middleton look

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The grey Max Mara dress

At the House Hope Women's Shelter in London, Kate wore a grey Max Mara dress with checkered print, glossy hair and a diamond necklace while greeting fans with her signature Duchess wave. GALLERY: Kate Middleton's 12 best evening looks

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The yellow Emilia Wickstead coat

Walking the grassy knolls of Buckingham Palace, Catherine attended the Queen's annual garden party in a yellow tartan dress coat by Emilia Wickstead. The creative fascinator and identical white pumps are the ideal summer accessories. Style showdown: Kate Middleton vs. Cressida Bonas

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Hobbs Celeste coat

Experimenting with a new designer at the National Fishing Heritage Center in 2013, Kate braced the chilly morning weather wearing a Hobbs Celestemaroon dress coat, simple black pumps and gloves with her brunette locks spilling gracefully across her shoulders. How to marry a prince: 6 steps to royal bliss

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The red Whistles dress

Kate wore this red long-sleeved Whistles (a U.K. designer) dress with black belt and clutch to view a painting at the National Portrait Gallery in London. It's the perfect mid-winter gown that could be appropriated for day or night. GALLERY: Kate Middleton's top fashion moments

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The yellow Jaeger sundress

Kate brought the sunshine to the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Tour wearing a daffodil Jaeger dress, pretty gold earrings, windblown hair and a contagious smile with Prince William at her side in September of 2012. The best of Kate Middleton style

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The nude Alexander McQueen

Kate toned down her colour choice for the final day of the Diamond Jubilee Tour in June 2012 wearing a blush Jane Taylor fascinator and simple lace McQueen dress with center belt for a modest (yet still impossibly beautiful) style statement. Style showdown: Kate vs. Pippa

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The floral Jenny Packham

This ladylike Jenny Packham dress was perfectly fitting for a 2012 visit to the Botanical Gardens in Singapore because of its proud display of hand painted flowers atop a rosy pink silk canvas with matching clutch and pearl earrings. Must read: Kate Middleton's favourite fashion designer

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The white Amanda Wakeley dress

We caught a glimpse of Kate in a little white Amanda Wakeley dress with gold LK Bennett accessories at the Royal Marsden Hospital in September 2011. This look showcases Kate’s impeccable taste and classic beauty look. How to get Kate Middleton's classic beauty look

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Sylvia Fletcher maple leaf fascinator

Oh Canada! We instantly fell in love with Kate’s red maple leaf fascinator (designed by Sylvia Fletcher at Lock & Co) paired with a chic white Reiss dress at a Citizenship Ceremony in Ottawa circa 2011. The crystal maple leaf pin was the icing on the cake for Canadian admirers. Kate Middleton's 5 favourite fashion designers

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Jay Brand jeans

While visiting Yellowknife, Kate tried a more casual outfit wearing a pair of denim J Brand “811” jeans with a light green blazer and chocolate brown belt (with engagement ring in hand) for her adventures in Canada's north. 5 fashion trends Pippa Middleton should try

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The cream Malene Birger

Continuing her trip to Yellowknife, Kate wore yet another minimalist ensemble when she paired a cream dress and green belt by Malene Birger with Kiki McDonough Citrine earrings. We adored this muted, natural look from Kate and thought it suited the more informal events. GALLERY: Steal Kate Middleton's ladylike style

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The blue Erdem dress

Looking effortlessly regal, The Duchess of Cambridge flocked to Quebec City in none other than a royal blue Erdem dress with lace trim and three-quarter-length sleeves in July of 2011. Perhaps a tribute to Princess Diana’s many cobalt looks? GALLERY: 10 reasons we love Kate Middleton

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The grey Catherine Walker dress

Kate paraded the streets of Ottawa in 2011 wearing a grey Catherine Walker collared dress with rolled sleeves and baby blue Tabitha Simmons heels that added a structured, formal appeal to a dress that could also work for evening. GALLERY: Kate Middleton's best fashion and beauty looks

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The sailor sweater dress

P.E.I is know as a nautical province—obviously Kate went all out in a navy and white sailor sweater dress by fan favourite Alexander McQueen. She also famously recycled this dress for a sporting event at Wimbledon in 2012. GALLERY: Our favourite pics of Will and Kate

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Temperley Moriah dress

Breaking out her athletic girl style, Kate watched a tennis match at Wimbledon in 2011 wearing a Temperley Moriah dress with white piping that definitely said sporty chic. In true Catherine Middleton style—the Duchess added a few simple jewels to complete the ultra sensible look. GALLERY: 20 best dressed women of all time

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The Alexander McQueen wedding gown

When the Duchess of Cambridge married Prince William at Westminster Abbey in 2011, we all swooned behind our television screens as Kate emerged from her Rolls Royce procession. Pretty, elegant, sophisticated—the list of descriptors is endless for this modern princess gown of satin and lace. 10 fashion picks for Kate Middleton's honeymoon

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Kate Middleton style: Her 25 best daywear looks

Kate Middleton style: The bright blue Reiss

Kate performs her royal duties wearing a regal blue Reiss dress with a beaded charity bracelet at the East Anglia’s Children’s Hospice in March 2012. This understated look told the world Kate meant business and was there to support the patients. GALLERY: The best celebrity hairstyles of all time

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